Aggravated robbery

Store security cameras at a Food Mart in Copperas Cove show a man entering the store Monday, March 20, 2017.

Police responded to a report of an aggravated robbery at 9:33 p.m. Monday at the Food Mart at 107 W. Avenue E.

Upon arrival, officers learned the suspect brandished a handgun and demanded money from the clerk.

The suspect was described as a black man wearing a red hoodie sweatshirt, gray sweat pants, a black mask partially covering his face, and black tennis shoes.

The man exited the store through the front entrance with an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency. The employee was not physically injured during the incident.

The Copperas Cove Police Department is continuing to investigate the incident. Tips can be made anonymously through the Copperas Cove Crime Stoppers tip number at 254-547-1111.

Copperas Cove Crime Stoppers needs your help to identify the offender.

If you have information about this case or know the identity of the offender, Crime Stoppers needs your call today.

Crime Stoppers pays up to $1,000 in cash for clues if the information provided leads to an arrest and prosecution.

Call Crime Stoppers at 254-547-1111 or submit a tip online at www.tipsubmit.com.

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